Leora May Hughes

9 November 1882–28 May 1967 (Age 84)
Salem Township, Franklin, Nebraska, United States

The Life of Leora May

When Leora May Hughes was born on 9 November 1882, in Salem Township, Franklin, Nebraska, United States, her father, Price William Hughes, was 35 and her mother, Mary Delia Henry, was 39. She married Charles Abram Andrews on 11 February 1903, in Chico, Butte, California, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Ashland, Jackson, Oregon, United States in 1900. She died on 28 May 1967, in Chico, Butte, California, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Chico, Butte, California, United States.

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Charles Abram Andrews
Leora May Hughes
Marriage: 11 February 1903
Charles Hughes Andrews

Spouse and Children

11 February 1903
Chico, Butte, California, United States


    Charles Hughes Andrews


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World Events (8)


Age 4

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1891 · Angel Island Serves as Quarantine Station

Age 9

Angel Island served as a quarantine station for those diagnosed with bubonic plague beginning in 1891. A quarantine station was built on the island which was funded by the federal government at the cost of $98,000. The disease spread to port cities around the world, including the San Francisco Bay Area, during the third bubonic plague pandemic, which lasted through 1909.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 24

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

1 English (also common in Wales): patronymic from the Middle English and Anglo-Norman French personal name Hugh .2 Welsh: variant of Howells .3 Irish and Scottish: variant Anglicization of Gaelic Mac Aodha ( see McCoy ).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Leora Andrews in household of Charles A Andrews, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Leora M Andrews in household of Charles A Andrews, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Leora M Hughes in household of Price W Hughes, "United States Census, 1900"

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